Alex Ovechkin of Washington Capitals wins Conn Smythe trophy as playoffs MVP
08 June, 2018, 06:58 | Author: Candice Daniels
Fellow Nats teammate Max Scherzer joined Zimmerman inside Capital One Arena for the big game. Entering this year's playoffs, the Capitals had fallen in nine of the previous 10 playoff series against the Penguins.
The Capitals had not advanced beyond the second round of the playoffs since the 1998 Cup final when they were swept by Detroit, but defeated Columbus, arch-rival Pittsburgh, and Tampa Bay before downing expansion Vegas this spring.
The Golden Knights wrap up a storybook year, advancing all the way to the final in their first year of existence. They didn't stop there. Washington has overcome a multitude of adversity to get to this point after trailing in every series they've played so far in this postseason, and now they're just one win away from history.
The Capitals have won both games that Oshie and Niskanen have taken the train to get to so, if there is a Game 6 back in Washington, fans may catch another glimpse of the pair pre-game.
The championship required a dramatic comeback, as Devante Smith-Pelly's third-period goal was the equalizer before Lars Eller scored the game-winner on a play that will forever be remembered in Washington sports lore.
Washington challenged for goalie interference, but the call on the ice stood before Smith gave the home side a 3-2 lead.
Washington forward Tom Wilson delivered two thunderous hits early in the game, including one on Karlsson that seemed to rattle the Knights centre. Marc-Andre Fluery has regressed at the worst possible time after bailing the Golden Knights out multiple times in the first three rounds.
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Turner was instead sentenced to six months in jail for sexually assaulting a young woman outside a fraternity house on campus. On Tuesday, Santa Clara County voters agreed and recalled the judge from office after his almost 15-year career on the bench.
The Vegas Golden Knights appreciate that the Clark County Department of Public Works is considering a parade in its honor. Neal, however, sent the puck off the far post and the Capitals cleared it out of their zone to keep the score at 0-0.
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Just ten years later, a fire damaged the top three floors of one wing and destroyed a section of the roof. The hotel is located between Hyde Park and the Knightsbridge shopping district, which includes Harrods.
Cleveland needs to be at its best to win games in this series, and the Warriors don't need to be ideal to win. The Warriors are at their best when Curry is bending a defense to his will and he needs the ball to do that.
Golden State's duo of Curry and Thompson combined for 21 points on 7-of-27 shooting and 3-of-15 from beyond the arc. Durant said his team is approaching this Game 3 knowing that all those plays will matter again.
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